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Karen Bailey: An Artist in Kandahar
9 x 9 inches, 52 pages, full colour, soft cover
Featuring full colour reproductions of twenty paintings and many sketches, this book also includes: Karen's account of her experiences at a triage hospital in a war zone, a foreword by Dr. Laura Brandon, Historian, Art and War, Canadian War Museum and the personal observations of medical personnel who served at Role 3 Hospital, Kandahar.
Triage: An artist in Kandahar is a beautiful and comprehensive record of the paintings and sketches inspired by Karen Bailey's visit to Afghanistan in 2007 as an appointed military artist.
This body of work honours the dedication and compassion shown by Canadian nurses, doctors and medical technicians as they cared for injured Afghan men and children.